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by Dropdeadqt
04 May 2012, 12:40
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: Doing it wrong
Replies: 6
Views: 2678

Re: Doing it wrong

Yeah, thats the quandary.

Looking for intelligence... in Redfern...
by Dropdeadqt
04 May 2012, 11:58
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: Doing it wrong
Replies: 6
Views: 2678

Doing it wrong

Aside from the fact it's Big Brother...

Can anyone pick the problem with this article? There are many but one subtle one really stuck to me (and it will probably only make sense to people who live in a certain place...)

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by Dropdeadqt
01 May 2012, 12:54
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: An interesting read
Replies: 9
Views: 2730

Re: An interesting read

Conceptually creating something like... a cup. You create the model in whatever application. A cup (say a goblet) would be probably crafted quickly using a generic shape block and extruding and beveling the thing into a goblet shape. http://www.3dm3.com/forum/attachments/f100/20344d1278660545-speed-...
by Dropdeadqt
01 May 2012, 12:20
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: An interesting read
Replies: 9
Views: 2730

Re: An interesting read

Apparently - http://www.videogameprices.org/video-game-development/video-game-development-costs 32% retailer profit/markdown reserve 20% operating costs 16% of costs go into development 14% publishing licence 12% marketing 6% Goods cost so of that 16% what sort of budget goes where (i.e Art Departme...
by Dropdeadqt
01 May 2012, 12:13
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: An interesting read
Replies: 9
Views: 2730

Re: An interesting read

If it's not the visuals, what is the expensive part of the GD Lifecycle?

Upper Management?
by Dropdeadqt
30 Apr 2012, 15:25
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: An interesting read
Replies: 9
Views: 2730

An interesting read

http://hothardware.com/Reviews/Four-Gam ... ie/?page=1

Really makes you think about the possibilities (and the lack of them available now).
by Dropdeadqt
30 Apr 2012, 11:06
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: HDMI Cable - Worlds Most Expensive!
Replies: 1
Views: 3260

HDMI Cable - Worlds Most Expensive!

As we are all very tech savvy people here this will not come as a surprise and we will find it funny... RIGHT... The worlds most expensive pile of shit: http://www.bestbuy.com/site/AudioQuest+-+Diamond+3.3%27+High-Speed+HDMI+Cable+-+Dark+Gray/Black/2383276.p?id=1218324437192 Yes, that is a 1 meter l...
by Dropdeadqt
24 Apr 2012, 11:11
Forum: Videos/Pics
Topic: Found on George Takei's wall
Replies: 3
Views: 1327

Re: Found on George Takei's wall

There's a lot of funny stuff from George on U-Tube as well.

I'll have to remember to look some of it up tonight.
by Dropdeadqt
17 Apr 2012, 14:24
Forum: Videos/Pics
Topic: The difference between North and South Korea
Replies: 1
Views: 1062

Re: The difference between North and South Korea

That's it in a nutshell alright.

Tho the NK one probably needs a couple more military figures and a whip or three.
by Dropdeadqt
12 Apr 2012, 14:25
Forum: General
Topic: Just incase you didn't hear (Dick Smiths)
Replies: 3
Views: 2973

Re: Just incase you didn't hear (Dick Smiths)

Nah, mums into all that fitness stuff (and singing) So stuff like Wii balance board protector for 1 buck, double mic pack with game for 20, brain training for 5 etc. etc. Got my brother Arkham City for 10.50, hoping to get skyward sword cheap in the near future (best I can get is about 47.50 atm, bu...
by Dropdeadqt
12 Apr 2012, 12:13
Forum: General
Topic: Crucial SSDs
Replies: 5
Views: 2620

Re: Crucial SSDs

Lellybaby wrote:Phew where would we be without a person that keeps their windows going for 216 days to find out these things!
http://uptime.netcraft.com/up/today/top.avg.html

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by Dropdeadqt
12 Apr 2012, 11:30
Forum: General
Topic: Crucial SSDs
Replies: 5
Views: 2620

Re: Crucial SSDs

It's apparently not continual =P.

Hence my slight amazement at both the issue and the update...

If (currentTotalUptime >= 5148)
{
killDrive(1);
}
else
{
killDrive(0);
}
by Dropdeadqt
12 Apr 2012, 10:49
Forum: General
Topic: Crucial SSDs
Replies: 5
Views: 2620

Crucial SSDs

If anyone has bought one there is a firmware update to correct the 5148 hour bug. http://www.crucial.com/support/firmware.aspx More Info: Essentially there is a bug in some versions of the firmware that causes the drive to stop working after 5148 hours uptime (~215 days). This update apparently addr...
by Dropdeadqt
11 Apr 2012, 20:48
Forum: General
Topic: Just incase you didn't hear (Dick Smiths)
Replies: 3
Views: 2973

Re: Just incase you didn't hear (Dick Smiths)

My Loot List Battlefield 2 Rollercoaster Tycoon 3 Batman Arkham Asylum Dantes Inferno Secret Files 2 Battlefield 2142 Goldeneye 007 + Wiimote Wii Gaming Tower X360 Gaming Tower Wii Nunchuck Wii Quad Induction Charger Metro 2033 Fracture Bioshock Command and Conquer Generals FF XIV All for about 60 b...
by Dropdeadqt
10 Apr 2012, 19:42
Forum: Videos/Pics
Topic: The 8 Billion Dollar IPod
Replies: 3
Views: 1600

The 8 Billion Dollar IPod